Definitions For Shearing


  • Removing by cutting off or clipping


  • To cut the hair, wool, etc., off (an animal)
  • To cut off (an animal's hair, wool, etc.)
  • To cut off a person's hair

Is Shearing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shearing is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shearing in a Sentence

  • The farmers sheared the sheep.
  • The farmers sheared the wool from the sheep.

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